The Head debut new single “Jesus” via

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If you never heard of Atlanta trio The Head, you’ll have no excuse after they release their Millipedes EP in November. Comprised of guitarist Jacob Morrell, singer/bassist Mike Shaw and his drummer brother Jack, The Head have a sound that’s rawer and powerful than their age —early 20s — would indicate. Their heavy dose of vintage college rock, lo-fi garage rock and shoegaze is a welcome throwback, yet retains a sonic quality that feels at home in 2015. The trio has held their own opening for bands like Primal Scream, Steve Wynn and Those Darlins, and have been approved by the likes of Big Star’s Jody Stephens, producer Mitch Easter (R.E.M., Pavement), John Vanderslice and Guided By Voices’ Doug Gillard. Today, we’re stoked to premiere the band’s “Jesus,” which mixes the delicate balance between heavy and aggressive without teetering over the edge leading to an exciting wall of reverb that punches you in the face. Oh, and Mike Shaw’s vocals recalls some of the early grunge greats and that doesn’t hurt either. READ MORE…

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